Author Archive: Jason Arndt

A drop in the cup to raise funds

A drop in the cup to raise funds

Wilmot MBA seeks to help the community By Jason Arndt Staff Writer While it is not the New Year’s ball drop, an event with a similar name organized by the Wilmot Union High School Marketing and Business Association could bring a cash prize of $750 to a lucky winner at […]

 
 

Central Cheer holds Saturday fundraiser

Central Cheer holds Saturday fundraiser

Westosha Central High School’s two-time WACPC state champion cheerleading squad is scheduled to take flight in a fundraiser held Saturday at Sandlots of Salem. The team, which is seeking its third consecutive state title, hope to add a national appearance this year. But, the team is in need of funds, […]

 
 

Central residents see slight drop in tax rate

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Westosha Central High School has reported a drop of $35,281 from its overall tax levy entering the 2016-17 academic year. The drop goes from $7.957 million in 2015-16 to $7.921 million for this year, in an announcement made at the annual meeting Oct. 18. According to […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Peterson appears on WisconsinEye

Wilmot’s Peterson appears on WisconsinEye

Former Riverview student ‘a talent,’ producers say By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When Wilmot Union High School freshman Alexis Peterson made her hosting debut on WisconsinEye, the student nailed each take with professionalism, according to WisconsinEye Program Coordinator Claudia Looze. WisconsinEye, a nonprofit television broadcast service launched in 2007, is […]

 
 

Beating suspect receives probation

Beating suspect receives probation

Garcia, 26, sentenced in Christmas beating By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Alexander Garcia, of Twin Lakes, received three years probation and an additional 65 days in Kenosha County Jail for his role in the brutal Christmas morning beating of 58-year-old Thomas Eppers Sr. in Kenosha County Circuit Court Oct. 21. […]

 
 

Central swimmers soar for co-op

Central swimmers soar for co-op

Lake Geneva Badger wins 5th straight SLC title By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Westosha Central High School played a role in helping the Lake Geneva Badger co-op girls swimming team capture its fifth consecutive Southern Lakes Conference title at Jefferson last weekend. Badger, a team composed of Wilmot Union High […]

 
 

Kerkman challenged for Assembly seat

Kerkman challenged for Assembly seat

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Of all state level races involving Kenosha County, two are contested, including the 32nd State Assembly District along with the 61st State Assembly District. For the 61st State Assembly District, Incumbent Samantha Kerkman (R – Salem) faces Democratic challenger Amee Janus (D – Trevor). The […]

 
 

Six area golfers earn Academic All-State honors

Six area golfers earn Academic All-State honors

All received high honors, according to GCAW While all five of Westosha Central High School’s varsity golfers garnered Academic All-State honors, so did McKenna Stanek for Wilmot Union, in a release issued by The Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin on Wednesday. The six combined girls golfers are among 323 to […]

 
 

Wedding planning goes awry

Wedding planning goes awry

Wilmot Union to perform comedic play Thursday through Saturday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer All a young couple wants is a simple marriage, but courtesy of meddling future in-laws, the plans go awry. The plans are chronicled in Wilmot Union High School’s fall theatrical production of “Altar Egos,” scheduled for […]

 
 

Town of Burlington man found submerged in marsh

Town of Burlington man found submerged in marsh

Vehicle left road and plunged into marsh By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A Town of Burlington man reported missing to the Racine County Sheriff’s Department was found dead in a Town of Brighton marsh Saturday afternoon, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Leonard Jagielski, 49, whose sport utility vehicle […]

 
 
 
 
 

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